A single historical continuum

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The chronometric revolution and how this has made available to us a single historical story reaching back to the very origins of the Universe and linking cosmology, planetary sciences, biology and human history.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHistory, Big History, and Metahistory
EditorsDavid C. Krakauer, John Lewis Gaddis, Kenneth Pomeranz
Place of PublicationSanta Fe, New Mexico
PublisherSanta Fe Press
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9781947864023
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Bibliographical note

First published in 2011 in Cliodynamics: the journal of qualitative history and cultural evolution 2(1), pp. 7-26.


  • Chronometric Revolution
  • Big History


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